Geraldine Torrisi-Steele

Dr. Geraldine Torrisi-Steele holds Bachelor degrees in Science (Physics) and Education (Secondary teaching) from James Cook University, Townsville, Australia. She earned a Master of Educational Studies and a Doctor of Philosophy from Griffith University, Queensland, Australia where she is a senior lecturer in the School of Information and Communication Technology. Her expertise is in human computer interaction, user interface design and the user experience, learning design, blended learning, and leadership in education. A passionate university educator, she has over 50 refereed publications, including journal articles and conference papers, in education related domains, and is the recipient of a number of institutional teaching awards including a Griffith Award for Excellence in Teaching, and the Computing Research and Education (CORE) Teaching Award. Geraldine is a Senior Fellow of Griffith University’s Learning and Teaching Academy, and a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK).

Publications

International Journal of Adult Education and Technology (IJAET)
Victor Wang, Judith E. Parker, Geraldine Torrisi-Steele. Est. 2020.
The International Journal of Adult Education and Technology (IJAET) provides a global look at educational technologies for adult learners in higher education with content drawing...
Ethics in Higher Education Leadership: Current Themes and Trends
Geraldine Torrisi-Steele. © 2020. 17 pages.
Universities have been around for a very long time and operated in very similar ways for hundreds of years, but they are not immune to the disruption of the 21st century. In...
Design Thinking as a Paradigm to Support the Ethical Revival in Higher Education
Geraldine Torrisi-Steele. © 2020. 16 pages.
The recent surge of unethical behaviour throughout all levels of higher education institutions across the world leaves little doubt of the problematic nature of ethics in higher...
An Adult-Learner Approach to the Learning Design of Safety Management System Training in Aviation
Geraldine Torrisi-Steele, Guido Carim Jr.. © 2019. 15 pages.
The goal of training is to improve employee performance, and ultimately support organizational success. However, training does not always effectively transfer to workplaces to...
International Journal of Adult Vocational Education and Technology (IJAVET)
Victor Wang, Judith E. Parker, Geraldine Torrisi-Steele. Est. 2010.
The International Journal of Adult Vocational Education and Technology (IJAVET) provides a global look at educational technologies for adult learners in higher education with...